OSPRI News: October 2021

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Tougher rules to become NAIT accredited 

Closer scrutiny of saleyard operators, meat processors, and information providers who manage NAIT accounts will benefit farmers and the wider industry says OSPRI Head of Traceability Kevin Forward.

Annual Report 2020-2021

Check out the performance of our disease management and traceability programmes in our 2020/21 Annual Report. 

Critical milestone for possum control in Hawke’s Bay 

In October we achieved an important milestone in our national TB eradication programme by successfully completing several aerial operations in the Hawke’s Bay region, covering approximately 30,000ha of challenging terrain.

Proposed aerial operations in 2022 

The National Aerial Operations Plan 2022 outlines our proposed TBfree pest control operations for next year. 

We're inviting feedback from key stakeholders, industry and community groups on the nature, boundaries and timing of proposed operations.

NAIT reporting timeframes have returned to 48 hours